Scripture Readings: Psalm 79, Judges 5-6, Mark 5:1-20
Reflection Verses: Mark 5:7-8
7 He shouted at the top of his voice, “What do you want with me, Jesus, Son of the Most High God? In God’s name don’t torture me!” 8 For Jesus had said to him, “Come out of this man, you impure spirit!
Prayer: Father God, this man is obviously being controlled by another spirit. This spirit does not want to be sent to the place of torment. This spirit knows who Jesus is and knows Jesus has the authority to deal with him. Lord. You have given me the same authority to deal with unclean evil spirits also. Give me courage and knowledge as to how, Lord, so people can be free to believe in You, follow You and serve You in Jesus’ name. Amen.
About The Author
Rev. Dr. Allen Tyndall is an ordained EA pastor. Allen serves as a Regional and Executive Director of Pastor Care, is Dean of Mount Carmel Academy – Lexington, and has served as pastor of local congregations in Ohio, Virginia and North Carolina. Allen is the author of the book, My Prayer With You Today. He and his wife have four grown children and 10 grandchildren.
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